Reggae MD, Good For You

Now ear this. A new full-time full up stream for Midnight & All-Day Ravers: After many months, & special tests Doug Wendt presents a special tonic & degree,
 Extra something guaranteed, recipe balanced carefully, FDA I-proved, Reggae MD Vital vinyl,… Continue Reading


Dennis Brown 7s, 10s, and 12s

I have a ton of Dennis Brown vinyl.  He was so prolific.  Maybe Jamaica’s greatest artist since Bob Marley.  Here are a few of my favorites. Also included is a review of the Wolfs and Leopards album from Melody Maker.… Continue Reading


U-Brown “Can’t Take The Pay Without Raise” (Cash & Carry)

One of the many Dennis Brown 7″ singles from my collection, “Praise Without Raise” features U-Brown toasting over this solid roots riddim inna murder style!  I had forgotten all about this B-side, but when I flipped it and threw it… Continue Reading


MIDNIGHT RAVER chats up the great U-BROWN

Huford Brown, better known by the stage name U Brown, is a reggae deejay and protojé of U-Roy who released eleven albums between 1976 and 1984.  Brown grew up in Bond Street in Kingston, living two doors away from Duke… Continue Reading


U Brown “Keep On Skanking” (Jaguar)

Here is an interesting 7″ from my collection.  U Brown toasting over Bob Marley’s “Easy Skanking.”  He’s actually toasting over Johnny Clarke’s rendition of the Marley tune.  Clarke recorded an entire album of tribute tunes to Marley. Definitely one you… Continue Reading